What is Apple TV+? – South Africa

Apple TV+ is a streaming service from Apple that offers original programming and movies.

Apple TV+

It launched on November 1, 2019, with a handful of original series and movies.

How can I Watch it?

Apple TV Plus is available on the Apple TV app, which comes installed on all Apple devices.

Also available on select Samsung, LG, Roku, and Amazon Fire TV devices. You can also watch Apple Plus on the web at TV.apple.com.

What does it Cost?

Apple TV+ is subscription-based, so you’ll need to sign up for an account to start watching.

  • Monthly Subscription @ R84.99

Plus, with a 7-day FREE trial, it’s easy to get started with Apple Plus.

What does it offer?

It also offers a variety of original programming, including dramas, comedies, documentaries, and more.

Popular Apple TV+ Shows include

  • The Morning Show
  • Dickinson, See
  • For All Mankind
  • Servant
  • And more

Some Movies available on Apple TV+ include

  • Hala
  • The Elephant Queen
  • The Banker
  • And more

If you’re looking for something to watch on your Apple TV, iPhone, or iPad, Apple Plus is a great option.

With a variety of original programming and movies, there’s something for everyone to enjoy.

Can I share it with my Family?

  • 5 Family Members are allowed to share your subscription

Are there any adverts?

  • Advert FREE – No Adverts!

Do I need an Apple TV 4k?

  • The answer is NO.
  • For the BEST Experience watch it on an Apple TV 4k

Can I download and then watch offline?

  • YES!
  • Download & Watch Anytime without Wi-Fi

What is the difference between Apple TV and Apple TV+?

Apple TV+

  • New streaming service from Apple.
  • Offers exclusive original programmes and movies that you can’t watch anywhere else.

Apple TV

  • A streaming device that allows you to access different video content providers, such as Netflix, Amazon Prime Video, YouTube and many others.

Although both products are from Apple, they serve different purposes.

Why Subscribe to Apple TV+?

Variety of content

  • Wide range of shows and movies, including both original content and popular favourites.
  • There’s something for everyone

High-quality content

  • Known for its high-quality content.
  • Own original shows and movies, and also licenses popular content from other providers.
  • Always expect to find something enjoyable to watch.

User-friendly interface

  • The interface is designed to be user-friendly, so you can easily find the content you’re looking for.
  • Compatible with a variety of devices, so you can watch your favourite shows and movies on the go.

Affordable price

  • One of the most affordable streaming services on the market.
  • For just R84.99 per month, you can access all of the content.
  • Great value for your money.

Free Trial

  • Offers a 7-day free trial, so you can try out the service before you commit to a subscription.
  • Great way to see if it is right for you.

Where is Apple TV+ available?

  • 100+ Countries

3 Features of an Apple Plus TV Subscription

  1. Streaming: Watch shows and movies on your device of choice without cable.
  2. No commercials: Watch new episodes as soon as they release, with no ads or interruptions.
  3. Original content: Stream exclusively produced or acquired original programs, like “The Morning Show” and “The Elephant Queen.”

Apple TV+ Subscription Price – Package Plan

Apple TV+ Subscription Price

How much does Apple Plus cost?

Apple TV+ Subscription

  • Monthly @ R84.99
  • No Adverts
  • Free 7-Day Trial

Apple One bundle – Bundle Deals

This subscription allows you to bundle up Apple Services.


  • TV+
  • Arcade
  • Music
  • iCloud storage 50GB
  • Monthly Cost @ R41.95


  • TV+
  • Arcade
  • Music
  • iCloud storage 200GB
  • Share with Up to 5 People
  • Monthly Cost @ R54.95


  • TV+
  • Arcade
  • Music
  • Fitness+
  • iCloud storage 2TB
  • Share with Up to 5 People
  • Monthly Cost @ R86.95

What are the Apple TV+ Payment Options?

  • Visa
  • Apple Card
  • Apple Cash
  • Mastercard
  • Apple Pay
  • Gift Cards

How do you get Apple TV+ free?

  • Get 3 Months FREE Subscription with any new Apple Device Purchase

FREE 7-Day Trial Apple TV+

Try it for free for a week! Watch your favourite shows and movies on any device, wherever and whenever you want.

FREE 7-Day Trial Apple TV+

Just sign up, then download the app and start watching today

Watch Apple TV+ for FREE

  1. Go to the website.
  2. Click “Start Your Free Trial.”
  3. Enter your email address and password.
  4. Click “Continue.”
  5. Scroll down and click “Enter Now.”
  6. Click the button that says “Watch Apple TV+ now with a free 7-day trial.”
  7. You will be redirected to the login page.
  8. Enter your username and password, then click “Log In.”
  9. You can now start watching.
  10. Enjoy!

Apple TV+ App

The App is available on the App Store and compatible with iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, and Apple Television.

Apple TV+ App

  • With the app, you can subscribe, watch shows offline, and more.
  • Find the option to subscribe under Settings > Accounts > Family Sharing.
  • Watch shows offline, you can do so by downloading them within the App.

Apple TV+ Download

The App is available to download on the App Store.

Apple Store

5 Features of the Apple+ App

  1. Streaming content in HDR with Dolby Atmos sound
  2. Download shows and view them offline
  3. Up next feature suggestions based on retina display analysis
  4. Shows are updated weekly
  5. Exclusive access to ad-free Apple Music Songs

Apple TV+ APK

Get the latest APK download HERE

Apple Sports App

  • Watch LIVE sport
  • Add a Reminder for the upcoming Event
  • Follow your favourite teams

Apple TV+ Sign Up – Easy Process

Apple TV+ Sign Up

  1. Visit apple.com/za/apple-TV-plus
  2. Click on the “Sign Up” or “Try it Free” button
  3. Follow the instructions.

If you have an iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch, you can also sign up through the Settings app.

How to Activate your Device – Apple TV+ Activation Code

If you received an activation code, please follow the steps below to activate your device.

  1. Go to TV.apple.com and sign in with your Apple ID.
  2. Enter the activation code and click Continue.
  3. Follow the on-screen instructions to finish activating your device.

If you experience any problems, please contact Apple Support.

How to Log in & Out – Apple TV+ Login

  1. Open the app
  2. Enter your Apple ID and password
  3. If you don’t have an Apple ID, you can create one during the login process.
  4. Having problems logging in or have forgotten your password, go to the website and click “Forgot Password?”
  5. Follow the instructions to reset your password.
  6. Once you’re logged in, you can choose which of your devices you want to watch on.
  7. Just select the device from the list and then click “Play.”
  8. To log out, swipe down from the top of the screen on your device and tap “Log Out.”

Supported Apple TV+ Devices

  • iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch with iOS 12.3 or later
  • Apple HD TV or 4K with TVOS 12.3 or later
  • Mac with macOS Catalina 10.15.2 or later
  • Windows PC with Edge (version 79 or later)
  • Safari version 13 or later
  • Firefox version 69 or later
  • Chrome version 76 or later
  • Streaming via AirPlay requires an Apple TV (2nd generation or later) with the latest software or TVOS
  • HomePod with iOS 12.3 or later
  • Smart TVs with the TV app
  • Roku devices with the TV app
  • Amazon Fire TV devices with the TV app
  • Xbox One with the latest Xbox software update
  • PlayStation 4 with the latest system software update

Apple TV+ Quality – Video & Data Consumption

All Original TV Shows & Movies are streamed in 4K

  • 4K HDR, Dolby Atmos Sound & Dolby Vision

Average Data Consumption

  • SD @ 1GB per hour
  • HD @ 3GB per hour
  • 4K HDR @ 7-8GB per hour

Apple TV+ TV Shows

Apple TV+ TV Shows

  • Slow Horses
  • Now & Then
  • Home
  • Mythic Quest
  • Bad Sisters
  • Loot
  • Severance
  • Fraggle Rock: Back to the Rock
  • Harriet the Spy
  • Shining Girls
  • Get the Complete List HERE

Apple TV+ Movies

  • The Elephant Queen
  • Boys State
  • The Velvet Underground
  • Fireball: Visitors from Darker Worlds
  • CODA
  • A Charlie Brown Christmas
  • Bruce Springsteen’s Letter to You
  • On the Rocks
  • Hala
  • Wolfwalkers
  • Get the Complete List HERE

Apple TV+ Series

  • Dickinson
  • Ted Lasso
  • Home Before Dark
  • The Snoopy Show
  • Losing Alice
  • Trying
  • The Afterparty
  • Snoopy in Space
  • Foundation
  • Physical
  • Get the Complete List HERE

Apple TV Channels

  • BFIPlayer Classics – $5.99
  • ScreenPix — $2.99
  • Acorn TV – $5.99
  • Epix – $5.99
  • Arrow Video Channel – $4.99
  • Out TV – $2.99
  • AMC+ – $8.99
  • NickHits – $7.99
  • Cinemax – $9.99
  • MTV Hits – $5.99
  • Get the Complete List HERE

Apple TV Sports Channels South Africa

  • Get the Complete List HERE

Apple Plus TV Movies to Rent

Apple Plus TV Movies to Rent

  • West Side Story
  • Belle
  • The Worst Person in the World
  • Top Gun: Maverick
  • Crimes of the Future
  • On-Gaku: Our Sound
  • Undine
  • Pig
  • Drive My Car
  • Nine Days
  • Get the Complete List HERE

Is Apple TV+ Worth It?

Yes, it is worth it!

  • Great selection of original content.
  • Very affordable when compared to other streaming services.

Overall, it is a great value for the money and is worth checking out.

Apple Plus TV Error Codes – Guide on Troubleshooting

Unfortunately, if you are having difficulty watching or streaming movies and TV shows in the TV app, it is likely due to a technical issue.

  1. Update your App to the latest version
  2. Make sure the internet connection is strong & stable
  3. Your device must have enough storage space available
  4. Restart your Device
  5. Remove App & Re-install it

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Apple Plus TV South Africa

Apple+ is available in the following Countries

  • Moldova
  • Cyprus
  • Laos
  • New Zealand
  • Eswatini
  • Russia
  • Ukraine
  • Chile
  • Costa Rica
  • Hong Kong
  • Brazil
  • Honduras
  • Azerbaijan
  • Argentina
  • Nicaragua
  • Luxembourg
  • Zimbabwe
  • South Africa
  • Malaysia
  • Ireland
  • Antigua and Barbuda
  • Anguilla
  • Japan
  • Paraguay
  • Lebanon
  • Bulgaria
  • USA
  • Canada
  • Italy
  • Macau
  • Uganda
  • Sweden
  • Guatemala
  • Philippines
  • Guinea-Bissau
  • Bahrain
  • United Kingdom
  • Thailand
  • Australia
  • Switzerland
  • Qatar
  • Portugal
  • Dominica
  • Kitts and Nevis
  • Turkmenistan
  • Egypt
  • Malta
  • Germany
  • France
  • Armenia
  • Mongolia
  • Vietnam
  • Oman
  • Indonesia
  • Ghana
  • United Arab Emirates
  • Fiji
  • Gambia
  • Mauritius
  • Venezuela
  • Belarus
  • Saudi Arabia
  • Sri Lanka
  • Estonia
  • Austria
  • Slovenia
  • Botswana
  • Bermuda
  • Taiwan
  • Czech Republic
  • India
  • Belgium
  • Netherlands
  • Bolivia
  • Slovakia
  • El Salvador
  • Ecuador
  • Panama
  • Cayman Islands
  • Belize
  • Colombia
  • Israel
  • Cambodia
  • Spain
  • Tajikistan
  • Norway
  • Niger
  • Greece
  • Dominican Republic
  • Poland
  • Trinidad and Tobago
  • Finland
  • Denmark
  • Bahamas
  • Peru
  • British Virgin Islands
  • Cape Verde
  • Singapore
  • Hungary
  • Mozambique
  • Jordan
  • Mexico
  • Micronesia
  • Latvia
  • Namibia
  • Grenada

How to turn on Apple TV without a remote?

  1. Connect your TV to your computer using a USB-C cable.
  2. Open iTunes and select your TV from the Devices list.
  3. Click the “Restore Apple TV” button.
  4. Follow the on-screen instructions to finish restoring your device.
  5. Once your TV is turned on, you can use your computer’s keyboard and mouse to navigate the interface.
  6. Alternatively, you can connect a Bluetooth keyboard and mouse to your TV and use those to control the device.

How to use the Apple TV remote?

To use the TV remote, simply point it at the TV and press the appropriate button.

  • If you want to navigate the menus, simply use the directional buttons on the remote.
  • To play or pause the video, press the play/pause button.
  • To adjust the volume, press the volume up or down buttons.
  • You can also use the remote to control other functions, such as turning on AirPlay or accessing the settings menu.
  • Simply press the appropriate button on the remote to access these functions.

Fire stick vs Roku vs Apple TV


  • An affordable way to access streaming content
  • Smaller selection than Roku or apple, but it does include some popular channels like Netflix, Hulu, and amazon prime.


  • Good choice if you want a lot of flexibility and options.
  • Largest selection of streaming content of any of the devices on the market, and you can access channels like Netflix, Hulu, HBO Go, and more without having to pay extra fees.

Apple TV

  • Better user interface
  • Supports AirPlay streaming from other Apple devices

How to mirror iPhone to TV without Apple TV?

  • Connect your iPhone with an HDMI cable
  • Use airplay, which allows you to mirror your iPhone or iPad screen on your TV wirelessly.

How to watch Apple TV?

The easiest way is to download the TV app from the App Store.

  • Once the app is installed, simply open it up and sign in with your Apple ID.
  • From there, you’ll have access to all of your purchased or rented movies and TV shows.

Alternatively, if you have an iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch running iOS 11.2 or later, you can AirPlay content from your device directly to your  TV.

What is Apple Plus TV?

This is a new streaming service from Apple that offers original programming, movies, and documentaries.

It is available on the iPhone, iPad, TV, Mac, and other devices.

How to connect Apple TV to wifi?

  1. Turn your TV on.
  2. From the main menu, select Settings.
  3. Next, choose Network.
  4. You should see your network name listed in the section called Wifi Networks.
  5. Select your network and enter the password if prompted.
  6. After a few moments, you should be connected to the internet and can start streaming content!

Is DSTV now available on Apple TV?

Yes, it is now possible to watch DStv.

  1. To do this, you will need to download the DStv Now app from the App Store.
  2. Download the FREE App.
  3. Use your DSTV account login details to access the live channels and on-demand content.

Click HERE to learn more about DStv Now App & Download it

Are Apple Plus TV shows good?

Yes, the TV shows are good.

They offer a great selection of movies and TV shows to watch, and the interface is easy to use.

How to set up Apple TV?

The easiest way is to just plug it into your TV and follow the on-screen instructions.

You can also set it up using your iPhone or iPad.

  1. Simply open the Settings app and then go to the “Apple TV” section.
  2. From there, you’ll need to enter your Apple ID and password.
  3. Once that’s done, you’ll be able to choose what types of content you want to sync with your TV. That’s it!
  4. Now you can enjoy all your favourite movies, TV shows, music, and more on the big screen.

Live TV with Apple+?

Yes, it is possible to watch live TV.

Is Hulu on Apple+?

Yes, it is available. To watch Hulu, you will need to download the Hulu app from the App Store.

  • The Hulu app is free to download
  • Install the App
  • Use it to watch content

Click HERE to Download the App

Apple TV 4k

This is a great device for those who are looking for a powerful and versatile streaming solution.

  • 4k resolution and HDR capabilities
  • Bit expensive compared to other options on the market
  • Excellent product

Apple TV box

The TV is a small, sleek box that plugs into your HDTV and gives you access to the best digital content from iTunes, Netflix, Hulu Plus, ESPN, and more.

Apple TV box

With AirPlay mirroring, you can even share what’s on your iPhone or iPad screen with everyone in the room.

Apple TV price in South Africa

  • The average cost is R3000 to R4500
  • The monthly subscription to Apple+ is R84.99

Apple TV DStv now

This is a new way to watch DStv on your Apple.

With DStv Now App, you can watch live TV and catch up on your favourite shows anytime, anywhere.

All you need is an internet-connected device and a subscription to DStv.

To start watching, simply sign in with your DStv account details and choose the channel you want to watch.

If you’re not already a subscriber, you can sign up for a free trial directly from the app.

Apple TV vs Chromecast

If you have an iPhone, iPad, or Mac, then the TV is a logical choice.

It will allow you to easily stream content from your device to your TV.

Chromecast is better suited for Android users, as it allows you to stream content from your phone or tablet to your TV.

It is also cheaper!

Apple Plus TV Update – How?

Apple Plus TV Update

  1. Connect your TV to your computer and open iTunes.
  2. Select your device in the iTunes window and click on Check for Update.
  3. Follow the onscreen instructions to download and install the update.

How to Mirror Apple Plus TV to Mac?

If you have an older Mac, you can use AirPlay Mirroring.

  • Connect the TV & your Mac to the same Wi-Fi network
  • Open the AirPlay menu on your Apple TV and select your Mac from the list of options.

Apple+ App for Samsung

Yes, the app is available on Samsung smart TVs.

  1. Open the Samsung Smart Hub and navigate to the “Apps” section.
  2. Search for “Apple TV” and install the app.
  3. Log in with your Apple ID and access your favourite content from Itunes, iCloud, and more.

How to Setup multiple Apple TV Users?

  1. Open the Settings app on the TV.
  2. Select Accounts.
  3. Choose Add User.
  4. Enter the desired name and iCloud account information for the new user.
  5. Select “Done” when finished adding the user account.

Can I watch Apple TV online?

Yes, you can watch online by signing up for a subscription to one of the many streaming services available.

Streaming TV Services Comparison

Below are some alternative streaming services.

Click on the links and see what each streaming service has to offer.

You Tube TV




Disney Plus

Sling TV

Amazon Video Prime



DStv Now


Paramount Plus